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Rochester, NY, US
(Alan Griffiths, 17 January 2023) Photographed "The Great Flood in Rochester, NY, St. Patrick's Day, Friday, March 17, 1865" on yell mounts with tax stamps on backs and blue photographer labels "Kempe & Gates, Photographers, Over 47 Main St., Rochester, N. Y."
 [Julius J. Kempe, Menzo E. Gates; Kempe
worked alone in Rochester, 60s; Gates worked
alone and in partnerships in Rochester, 60s-70s]
47 Main St.; partnership formed ~64 and was
dissolved ~April 65. Views rare , city
bldgs. on yellow SCMs.
T.K. Treadwell & William C. Darrah (Compiled by), Wolfgang, Sell (Updated by), 11/28/2003, Photographers of the United States of America, (National Stereoscopic Association)
|Credit: National Stereoscopic Association with corrections and additions by Alan Griffiths and others.|
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